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The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women is considering reports by Venezuela, Poland, China, Ghana, Belgium, Brunei Darussalam, Guinea and the Solomon Islands (20 October to 7 November) The Human Rights Committee is considering reports by Sri Lanka, Burundi, Haiti, Malta, Montenegro and Israel ( 7 to 31 October )

Recent Press Releases & Meeting Summaries

Today's Press Conferences

OHCHR Press Conference
30 October 2014 13:30 - 14:15
Human Rights Committee: Concluding Observations on Sri Lanka, Burundi, Haiti, Malta, Montenegro, Israel
Nigel Rodley – Chairperson
Yadh Ben Achour
Cees Flinterman
Gerald Neuman

Upcoming Press Conferences

WHO Press Conference
31 October 2014 10:00 - 10:45
WHO’s latest recommendations in relation to Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for current Ebola outbreak
Dr. Edward Kelley, Director, Service Delivery and Safety, WHO
OHCHR Press Conference
3 November 2014 12:00 - 12:45
Launch of UNHCR’s Global Statelessness Campaign
Please note that the contents of the press conference may not be used until the lifting of embargo time of 0500 GMT on Tuesday November 4th
António Guterres UN High Commissioner for Refugees